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Worksong


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Order Number: 126.0135
Format : DVD
Theme: Whether your job is vital to society or rather unusual, it’s important to find a job you love.

Worksong by Gary Paulsen and illustrated by Ruth Wright Paulsen is a lyrical presentation of people at work.

As another workday begins, LeVar heads off to a busy breakfast spot and speculates on all the jobs there are to do. We explore a wide variety of jobs — ordinary and unusual — all pieces of the puzzle that fit together to make up our world of work.

Author: Gary Paulsen
Publisher: Harcourt Brace

Field Trip Segment

Jobs People Do – Explore the world of work with LeVar. Kids on the street tell what job they would like to have.
Surprising Jobs – Meet several people who do very unusual things for a living, including a tiger trainer, and a comic strip creator. Satisfying Work – Meet Phil Grucci, who is in the fireworks business with his family. LeVar’s Jobs – See a video montage of the many different jobs LeVar has explored on Reading Rainbow.
 
Review Books:  Work by Ann Morris; A Day’s Work by Eve Bunting; I’m Going to Be a Firefighter and I’m Going to Be a Police Officer by Edith Kunhardt.

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Rights granted with purchase include: a) life of media audiovisual use and  b) public performance
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Ideal for Grades: K - 4
Duration: 30 minutes
Closed Captioned
©GPN / WNED-TV
Series #126
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